Government announces national lockdown

The Government have announced a further national lockdown as coronavirus cases are rising rapidly across the country.  This means we must all stay at home and follow the new rules which can be found on the Government’s website.


We have a number of pages to help the Frome community through the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, including the frequently asked questions below. Also please remember, where possible, to check in on your neighbours and make sure we all stay as connected as possible during this new lockdown.

Government guidelines – find the current Government  lockdown guidance.

Frome Covid-19 FAQs  – some useful frequently asked questions.

Somerset County Council have a Coronavirus helpline that is manned 8am to 6pm every day. If you are in need of any help or support please call them on 0300 790 6275.

Useful contacts:

Frome Town Council 01373 465 757
Somerset County Council COVID helpline 0300 790 6275
Mendip Health Connections 01373 468 368
Fair Frome 01373 488 578
Frome Medical Practice 01373 301 301
Frome Community Drivers 07596 591 391
Active & In Touch 07539 795 261
Citizens Advice Mendip 03444 889 623
WHY (We Hear You) 01373 455 255
Samaritans 116 123
Open Mental Health 01823 276 892

Published 5th January 2021